Review of “Orpheus Girl”: A Testament to True Love and Resiliency
Crystal Unclear: Does the Billion-Dollar Crystal Healing Industry Heal or Exploit?
“Orpheus Girl is a testament to true love and resiliency, but it’s also a gorgeous, sharp-edged story that sometimes cuts too deep.” On the blog, Sophie Allen reviews Brynne Rebele-Henry’s Orpheus Girl (Penguin Random House, 2019).
2019 Best of the Net Anthology Nominations
Columnist Woody Woodger explores the wealthy crystal healing industry – what is it? who is it for – through the lens of Ross Gay’s poem, “To the Fig Tree on 9th and Christian.”
Announcing the 2019 Arts Collective Grant Recipients
Best of the Net
Congratulations to COUNTERCLOCK Journal’s 2019 Best of the Net nominees: David Freeman, Khaty Xiong, Maria Gray, Allison Hummel, John Goodhue, Terence Hannum, and Tyler Gof Barton.
Farewell, 2019 fellows
Congratulations to Erin O’Malley, Ernest O. Ogunyemi, and Maria Gray, 2019 Arts Collective fellows, who will receive mini-grants to pursue projects in the humanities.
Introducing the 2019 Arts Collective Fellows
Saying goodbye to the 2019 Arts Collective fellows.
Meet the Mentors | Kathryn Satoh, Linden Eller, and Heather Laurel Jensen
22 fellows. 18 mentors. 4 weeks. Introducing our first class of Arts Collective fellows in creative writing, music, and visual art.
Meet the Mentors | Elizabeth Newkirk, Ashley Cai, and Lyrik Courtney
“Memory is always colored by perception.” Three fellowship mentors explain the themes present in their artworks and give advice to emerging artists.
Meet the Mentors | Leavv, Lorette C. Luzajic, and Shahé Mankerian
“Mussels with Belgian choreographer Damien Jalet would be very cool.” Three fellowship mentors tells us of their inspirations and hopes in the arts.
Application Tips for the 2019 Arts Collective
“I'm exploring darkness again, from a position of light.” Learn about three Arts Collective mentors in the 2nd installment of the Meet the Mentor mini-interviews.
Meet the Mentors | Darren C. Demaree, Janelle Cordero, and Ira Joel Haber
Program director Sarah Feng gives tips on how to best represent yourself in your application to the 2019 Collective. Show us your magic.
Meet the Mentors
"Create every single day, no matter how you feel.” Advice, inspiration, and more from three Arts Collective mentors.
Arts Collective Open for Applications
From Chicago to Germany, our 2019 Arts Collective mentors are award-winning and passionate artists.
2018 Anthology Presence
COUNTERCLOCK presents its inaugural summer arts fellowship for creative writers, artists, and musicians.
Congratulations to Christina Im and Khaty Xiong for their recognition by Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize.